Hinesville police have confirmed a teenager was shot at a home in the Eagles Landing subdivision Friday night.
The shooting occurred at a house on the 1400 block of Abrahms Ally shortly before 7 p.m. The teen was rushed to Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah with a gunshot wound to the right side of his abdomen.
State Rep. Buddy Carter announced Tuesday that he will pursue Eric Johnson's District 1 seat in the Georgia Senate in 2010.
Holy, moly. Where did 2008 go? Let's hope everyone stays healthy, the economy recovers, gasoline continues to go down in price, our commissioners do their jobs and have their retreat in Hinesville this year instead of the King & Prince at St. Simons Island, junk disappears from our neighborhoods, taxes go down, criminals get their due, litterbugs find their litter on their lawns, parents do their jobs, and we have fewer hurricanes this coming year.
Glennville's annual Tattnall Productions' presentation of "Musical Memories" will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, and 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at the Glennville City Auditorium on Tillman Street.
Students at Liberty Elementary School have a special motivator named Mandy, a German shorthaired pointer owned by SST coordinator Kim Farley.
Parent to Parent of Georgia presents a free workshop from 6-7 p.m. Jan. 13 in the Liberty Pre-K Center, 206 Bradwell St.
It is evident many educators in Liberty County agree with author Marcia Tate in that "every student comes with an inherent gift, a package, so to speak." Therefore, teachers accept that it is their job to unwrap this gift to find the most viable means by which each student can excel. As society has changed, so has the packaging of our students, requiring alternative ways of "unwrapping" each special gift.
ATLANTA – Liberty Regional Medical Center perinatal unit charge nurse Jan St. John received the Georgia Hospital Heroes Award at the Georgia Hospital Association's annual Hospital Heroes Award luncheon last month in Atlanta.
SAVANNAH – The Business and Services Division at Savannah Technical College has hired a new department head and instructor for cosmetology, Kimberly Cutter.
The holidays have passed, the new year has begun, and tax season is right around the corner. The earlier taxpayers prepare for the April 15 deadline, the easier it will be to file taxes. Here are some helpful hints for tax season preparation:
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank announced that Marty Durrence has joined its team as the Liberty County market manager. In his new position, Durrence will oversee all operations for The Coastal Bank in Liberty County.
CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) - West Georgia athletic director Ed Murphy announced on Friday his retirement effective Jan. 31.
MIAMI (AP) - The game defied expectations. Tim Tebow fulfilled them.
Morgan June Strickland was born at 6:43 p.m. July 11 to Danielle and William Strickland of Hinesville.
The Hinesville Downtown Development Authority has announced a new "Movies in the Park" series for five Friday nights beginning Aug. 8 in Bryant Commons' amphitheater, 438 Oglethorpe Highway.
The U.S. Senate race this November between Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue will be one of the more unusual campaigns we have witnessed in Georgia. Neither has held public office, and both are anxious to portray themselves as the ultimate "outsider."
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Editor, I would like to express my thanks and gratitude for the great job that Vicki Davis did when employed as the executive director of the Hinesville Downtown Development Authority. The seven years that she gave to our community opened many doors of opportunity to the Liberty County Community and Area Mass Choir.
Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police department included:
The Investigation Discovery channel will premiere an episode of "Deadly Devotion" focusing on the deaths of Tiffany York and Michael Roark at 9 tonight, with a repeat at midnight.
Georgia annual back-to-school sales-tax holiday is this weekend.
Retired Lt. Col. Buddy and Mary Thomas will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Aug. 2.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University will become 100 percent tobacco-free on Friday, GSU President Dr. Brooks Keel recently announced.
Operation Homefront will hold a Back-to-School Brigade event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Connection Church, 116 Patriot's Trail in Hinesville, where free backpacks full of school supplies will be distributed to military kids.
Bradwell Institute found itself last season with its second coach in as many seasons.
The Georgia Southern football team begins its preseason practice at 8:15 a.m. Thursday at the Eagle Creek Practice Complex in Statesboro, according to gseagles.com.
'Hank' White golf tourney set for Aug. 2
BRUNSWICK - The Finfish Advisory Panel of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is reviewing the status of spotted seatrout in Georgia, and the group is seeking public input about harvest regulations through an online survey.